About us

Canopy IT Solutions was founded in 2013. At Canopy IT, we take personal pride in the quality of our work and the systems we have in place to service your business. Information technology is critical to any business, and we strive to support your business with flawless execution, reliable operations, and proactive management.

Our mission is to provide technology planning and solutions that align with your strategic approach, meet your budget, and produce measurable results. We achieve this by developing an effective strategy, delivering quality solutions, leveraging proactive support mechanisms, and providing responsive customer support.

Fuel Efficient Cars
Centrally located office
Awesome Customers
Certifications (And counting)



We work to understand your business and unique requirements. As part of IT planning, we develop IT strategies that support your business objectives, and strive to make information technology a strategic advantage for your organization.


Whether it be preparation for your upcoming NWEA tests, installing wireless for your 1 to 1 strategy, or advising on your important technology decisions, we help you achieve your objectives and keep your technology working.

With our Managed IT services, we provide the IT expertise you need to maximize your uptime so your employees can focus on the core business. With our proactive management tools, we ensure your systems stay up to date with antivirus signatures and critical system patches. Server health and network connectivity is monitored 24X7, and incidents are proactively addressed by an experienced support engineer. When your employees need IT support, we deliver prompt, reliable support via remote and on-site assistance.

We provide computer lab and tablet management, and will put together a program that works best for your budget. CanopyIT is a USAC services provider for schools and libraries, and with our telecom reseller agreements we are able to leverage additional discounts and maximize the services you receive. Check out this case study for an example of how we work with schools. 


Wireless Networking

We partner with Ruckus, HP, and Sonicwall to provide reliable and fast wireless coverage for your school or office

Custom Solutions

Canopy IT Solutions is recognized for its expertise in creating solutions that optimize your operations.

Prompt & Efficient Support

Our knowledgeable and certified technicians provide efficient end-to-end solutions.

Cloud Computing

To maximize performance and availability, we provide hosted data center, online backup, and hosted email from Google and Microsoft.

Web Development

We now offer website management, consulting, and complete redesigns.

PC, Mac, and Mobile IT

We specialize in supporting your Windows, MAC OSX, and mobile devices to ensure all of your technology needs are covered.


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Bob Thompson

Bob is the founder of Canopy IT Solutions. He has 30 years of experience in information technology. Bob won’t rest until your business technology needs are met.

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Josh Goldberg

Josh has been at Canopy IT since the beginning.  He has 10 years experience in both technical problem solving and customer training.  Josh is your go-to guy for making the technical, well…not so.

  • Google Certified Associate G Suite Administrator
  • Ruckus Wireless
  • Sonicwall Firewall
  • Being Awesome
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Andy joined Canopy in 2019. With Over 10 years of experience in server administration and with proactively monitoring of your server infrastructure, his goal is to make sure there is little to no downtime of your server environment.
  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate: Windows Server
  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate: Office 365
  • Microsoft Certified: Azure Fundamentals
  • WatchGuard Firewall Certified
  • Comptia A+
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Calvin joined Canopy in 2019. He has 3 years of experience integrating technology into educational environments and enjoys getting his hands dirty on any project. He is here to help you with any problems you might have!

  • Level 2 Google Certified Educator
  • Hardware Expert
  • Handyman
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EVie samuelson

Evie joined Canopy in 2021. She specializes in accounting and administrative support. Her goal is to make sure you receive excellent customer service in a timely manner. 




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charlie horn

Charlie joined Canopy in 2022. He recently graduated with a degree in computer science from the University of Minnesota, and is ready to tackle any of your technical problems.

  • Comptia A+


Our vehicles consist of two Toyota Prius Plug-ins and two Nissan Leaf electric vehicles, which will travel 150 miles on a charge. The Prius Plug-ins travel 11 miles on electricity alone, and averaged 53.7 miles per gallon over the past year. We estimate our annual gasoline savings to be 1,218 gallons, which can be considered a reduction of CO2 emissions by 23,922 pounds.

What our customers say

"We have been working with Canopy IT Solutions for several years. They have helped us to develop and maintain our IT systems at all of our locations including telecommunications, network servers, security cameras, etc. They seem to always be available no matter who is calling, what time they are calling at, and from what location with even the smallest issue; they are there, and resolve issues in a timely manner."

Rob Espinosa
Rational Energies, Inc

"I am extremely happy with the service provided by Canopy IT Solutions. Canopy is trustworthy, they are responsive, they are very good at understanding what our needs are, and they are always communicating effectively. I’m very confident that I would not be able to find this sort of value in another IT provider."

Scott Williams
Comlink Midwest, Inc

Canopy IT Solutions is patient, focused and a great steward of our time and funds.  They always find a solution, and they communicate extremely well with our technologically savvy staff and our not so-technologically savvy staff!  They are thorough and ensure all of our needs are being met.   We don’t know what we would do without Canopy IT Solutions!

Paula Yarnes
Christian Heritage Academy


3209 W 76th St Suite 305

1 612-234-1108